Hello Andrew, a late welcome at the Commons ;-) and thanks for your photos from the Wikimania. I've some little hints for you.
Could you please put further images directly into one of the galleries here? And it would be more convenient if you write
photo by [[User: Fuzheado|Andrew Lih]] instead of only raw text (this is useful for other projects which use the commons images, see the information on meta:Image:Wikimania05-banner.jpg for example. And you could use the Babel tags on your user page for interested people with questions - I always suggest that because Commons is a really international project, not because the boxes are so nice ... I don't even like them ;-)
Regards --:Bdk: 08:55, August 3, 2005 (UTC)
Hey Andrew, regarding your Wikimania photos - could you put license into these photos, which don't have it yet? The photos are simply great, and I'd love to use them in some Wikinews articles, but I can't do it before you'll choose a license for them. Much appreciated! Datrio 19:50, 4 August 2005 (UTC)
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Blurred Lines (talk) 22:51, 24 September 2013 (UTC)